Santa Clara County Superior Court, Department 49 (website)
Clerk phone: +1 (408) 808-7320
Court Reporter: +1 (408) 808-7325
The Hon. Eric S. Geffon is a judge for the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California. He was appointed by former governor Jerry Brown on December 12, 2014, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Thomas W. Cain.
Geffon earned a B.A. from California State University, Sacramento. He then completed a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1995.
He began his legal career as a deputy public defender in the Office of the Public Defender of Santa Clara County in 1996.
Then, in 2001, he left the public sector and started Geffon & Isger, where he practiced as a criminal defense attorney until his appointment to the bench in 2014.
Geffon is registered as a Democrat.
J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law (1995)
B.A. from California State University, Sacramento
Owner at Geffon & Isger in Santa Clara County, California (2001 to 2014)
Deputy Public Defender at Office of the Public Defender in Santa Clara County, California (1996 to 2001)